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Item # 657499 HARPER'S MONTHLY, New York, October, 1876
* Mormonism, Salt Lake City, Silver Mountains of Utah, and more
* Newark, New Jersey
A nice ten page article about "The Silver Mountains Of Utah" begins on the title page, and it includes a 3/4 pg. illustration of the: "Temples Of The Rio Virgen, Southern Utah." Includes six more illus. of various scenes including the: "North End Of Little Zion Valley" "Kelser's Peak, Big Cottonwood." This lengthy article includes many references to Mormonism, and provides a contemporary perspective on how they were perceived by many at this time in history.
Inside has a fine 19 page article about "Newark," N.J. It has 15 illustrations, including a halfpg. showing: "Broad Street, Near The Market", the birthplace of Aaron Burr, a nice map of Newark taking about 2/3 of a page, and more (see images).
Also included is a bio and portrait of the famous English painter, Benjamin Haydon.
Octavo-size, disbound without wrappers, with 155 pgs., in nice condition.
Category: Post-Civil War